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delay

Region delay time, in seconds.

If a delay value is specified, the region playback will be postponed for the specified time. If the region receives a note-off message before delay time, the region won’t play.

Sample playback and all envelope generators’ delay stage will start counting after region delay time - this is the difference between this and ampeg_delay.

Examples
delay=1

delay=0.2

Example uses: delaying some regions in a strum or a flam; delaying regions to emulate more distant microphone positions.

Name Version Type Default Range
delay SFZ v1 float 0 0 to 100
delay_ccN SFZ v1 float 0 0 to 100

Modulation Sources

  • Envelope: X
  • LFO: X
  • MIDI CC:
    • delay_ccN (SFZ v1), alias delay_onccN (SFZ v2)